She has long spoken out against the present US president, but with her brand-new music, Streisand has declared an all-out engagement. If anyone has a big enough expres to listen to, its her …
In 2016, Barbra Streisand wrote a column for the Huffington Post in which she assaulted the then-presidential candidate Donald Trump. He is” a narcissist who has shown no reference for anyone but himself”, she wrote.” A bigoted and misogynist reality-TV reference with no political experience and no uneasines about lying aloud and often .” In November, Streisand will release Walls, her first album of original cloth since 2005.” This accumulation of chants reflects what’s been on my subconsciou lately, and I look forward to sharing that with you ,” she tweeted.
Judging by its lead single, what appears to have been on her sentiment lately is largely what was on her recollection in 2016. The first line to be exhausted is called Don’t Lie to Me, and its target seems plain.” Your cheeks move but your words get in the way ,” she sings, as strings swell with a usual flair for melodrama.” How do you sleep when the world is burning? Everyone answers to someone .”( It has resembles of another popping star’s presidential potshot, Pink’s Dear Mr President from 2006, which too constituted the question of how the then-president, George W Bush, could sleep at night .)
Don’t Lie to Me refers no epithets, although Streisand aims at” sovereigns and princess, felons and thieves” who” built towers of copper and golden”, which could be taken either as an admission that she’s not #TeamLannister for the final season of Game of Thrones, or a dig at Trump’s bloated-banker-monarch take on interior design.
It specifies up an intriguing duel of the diva versus the Donald, and surely Streisand, who says she is” a vehement American “, has a big enough voice to be heard. She told Associated Press that she had hoped to be “very subtle” with Don’t Lie to Me, which is, of course , not a very Streisand thing to aspire to. Patently, there was no chance of it turning out that route.” I just started ballistic ,” she said.” We’re in a war for the feeling of America .”
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